"Autumn cannibalism": Salvador Dali and the Civil war in Spain

Date:

2018-03-23 12:05:09

Views:

414

Rating:

1Like 0Dislike

Share:

The Meaning of many paintings Gave the researchers are not entirely clear. But “Autumn cannibalism" is interpreted unambiguously. Equate it to "Guernica" Picasso: in an original manner peculiar to them, the artists portrayed their fear and disgust before the Civil war in Spain.

About the author

Salvador Dali – one of the most popular artists of our time. Only Picasso could compete with him in popularity in the twentieth century. But, in contrast, Dali was also a brilliant marketer. He managed to sell not only his paintings but also his image, carefully emasculated and covered prudently fabricated legends. This giperpoverkhnosti led to the fact that by the end of the last century in Europe and America works of Dali has managed to get bored, as evidenced by the auction sale. At the same time in Russia, his paintings continue to enjoy great success. “Autumn cannibalism”, written in 1936, belongs to the early period of the artist. autumn cannibalism

The Plot

The painting “Autumn cannibalism” depicted the Catalan beach and standing on the dresser. Here are the protagonists of the work: two anonymous beings, one of which is veiled the female in the other - masculine traits. Woven in a crazy embrace, they eat each other. In this tangle of bodies is difficult to disassemble, where whose flesh. On the picture are the attributes of the still life: broken bread, nuts, apples. On the table are scattered pieces of fresh meat, one of them nailed.

In the background – crimson scorched the valley, behind it one can see the structure of Spanish town. From two sides it is surrounded by mountains. In one of the hills on the right you can see the rapaciously grinning face. Cloud is also not a coincidence, there is a profile, distorted scream of terror. In contrast to the surrealistic foreground and background in Dalí's paintings often look quite realistic. Dali autumn cannibalism

Recommended

LP - a woman or a man, and is it important?

LP - a woman or a man, and is it important?

Those who have ever bothered to become acquainted with the works of the magic of the singer LP, was irrevocably in love with her amazing charisma, emancipation and fascinating game now popular on the ukulele tool. Her real fans have stopped to wonder...

The Song

The Song "Gibraltar-Labrador". Meanings and images

The Song "Gibraltar-Labrador" Vyacheslav Butusov became known to the General public in 1997. She became part of the sound track of the famous film by Alexei Balabanov, "Brother 2". Today it listens to the second generation of fans of Russian rock. In...

Ewan McGregor: filmography, biography actor

Ewan McGregor: filmography, biography actor

Audiences love films with participation of actors of the ordinary. So in the eyes of many was Ewan McGregor. His filmography includes more than sixty works, with diverse and multifaceted. Evan with equal success, delves into the images of rich and po...

Interpretation

Quite difficult to talk about the story in the paintings of this painter, and especially to interpret it. But for walkthroughs “Autumn cannibalism" of the work, researchers are unanimous: the story was inspired by the horror of Civil war in his native Spain. Devouring each other's being, woven into a ball – is one of the Spanish people, split into two parts. Eating my brother, he destroys himself. Like other Dali paintings, “Autumn cannibalism” is filled with different characters. So, the ants in his work – the symbol of death and decay. The bread represents the fear of hunger and poverty. Chest – an image often encountered in works of the artist. It is a kind of “Pandora's box”. Here, hiding hidden desires, secret thoughts, unconscious fears. The Apple on the head of one of the characters is interpreted as an allusion to the legend of William tell. According to legend, he was forced to shoot an arrow at an Apple on the head of his son. Thus, the painting symbolizes the fruit of coercion from the outside and at the same time, the close relationship of two beings. Cleaned the Apple on the counter symbolizes, contrary to legend, the inevitable death of his son.

The Paintings of Dali – a complex cultural phenomenon, ambiguous to perception and interpretation. This does not negate the fact that the artist remains one of the key figures of the twentieth century.


Article in other languages:

BE: https://tostpost.com/be/mastactva-zabavy/2717-vosen-sk-kan-bal-zm-sal-vador-dal-gramadzyanskaya-vayna-span.html

DE: https://tostpost.com/de/kunst-und-unterhaltung/2715-herbstlicher-kannibalismus-salvador-dal-und-der-b-rgerkrieg-in-spanien.html

ES: https://tostpost.com/es/arte-y-entretenimiento/2720-el-canibalismo-de-oto-o-salvador-dal-y-la-guerra-civil-en-espa-a.html

KK: https://tostpost.com/kk/ner-zh-ne-oyyn-sauy/2718-k-zg-kannibalizm-sal-vador-dali-zh-ne-azamatty-so-ys-ispaniya.html

PL: https://tostpost.com/pl/sztuka-i-rozrywka/2721-kanibalizm-jesieni-salvador-dali-i-wojna-domowa-w-hiszpanii.html

PT: https://tostpost.com/pt/artes-e-entretenimento/2718-canibalismo-de-outono-salvador-dal-e-a-guerra-civil-de-espanha.html

TR: https://tostpost.com/tr/sanat-ve-e-lence/2723-sonbahar-yamyaml-k-salvador-dali-ve-ispanyol-sava.html

UK: https://tostpost.com/uk/mistectvo-ta-rozvagi/2720-os-nn-y-kan-bal-zm-sal-vador-dali-gromadyans-ka-v-yna-v-span.html






Alin Trodden - author of the article, editor
"Hi, I'm Alin Trodden. I write texts, read books, and look for impressions. And I'm not bad at telling you about it. I am always happy to participate in interesting projects."

Comments (0)

This article has no comment, be the first!

Add comment

Related News

Jake busey and five best films with his participation

Jake busey and five best films with his participation

Always good to have “reserve”. For example, children of celebrities, having failed in his own case, can you at least try to follow in the footsteps of their more successful relatives. But not Jake busey, he decided to ...

Dmitry Shumilov - biography and group

Dmitry Shumilov - biography and group

Today we will tell you who is Dmitry Shumilov. We are talking about the musician who plays in the group «Polite refusal”, bass guitarist, film actor and composer. He was born in 1962, April 26.BiographyShumilov Dmitry ...

The series

The series "Yefrosinya": actors, roles, plot

“Euphrosyne” – series, the first season of which was created by Russian cinematographers in 2010. The premiere of the film took place on 15 February 2010. The producers of this multi-part film project made by Val...

Tikhomirov Love: biography, filmography and personal life of the actress (photo)

Tikhomirov Love: biography, filmography and personal life of the actress (photo)

Popular actress of Russian theatre and cinema since childhood dreamed of becoming famous. To do this, she put a lot of effort, and today we can confidently say that she is loved by millions of viewers.Childhood and youthTikhomirov...

Rodion Shchedrin: biography, photos, creativity

Rodion Shchedrin: biography, photos, creativity

Rodion Shchedrin, the famous composer of the second half of the 20th century - is music on Russian themes. Stories of domestic classics literary genre formed the basis of his operas and ballets. On the works na. V. Gogol, A. P. Ch...

Who voiced crocodile Gena in the cartoon

Who voiced crocodile Gena in the cartoon "Crocodile Gena and his friends"?

Animated film "Crocodile Gena" was invented and created after the release of the works of famous children's writer E. N. Assumption. The first story is "Crocodile Gena and his friends" was published in 1966, and later was released...